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March 17, 2020 8:01 AM

Town of Farragut's Ongoing Response to COVID-19

COVID-19 Important Information

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Latest Update:

March 27, 2020 3:44 PM

In an effort to reduce community exposure to the COVID-19 virus, Farragut Town Hall and Community Center are closed to the public until further notice. The Knox County Clerk and Trustee office located at Town Hall is also closed. Town of Farragut staff continue to report to work and provide services to the community. The Town’s permitting process continues online.

Farragut parks are open for passive use only. All park playgrounds, restrooms and athletic fields are closed. Please practice social distancing on greenways and trails.

In response to the negative impact of COVID-19 on the business community, the Town has issued a Temporary Sign Order that allows Farragut businesses to have temporary signs. Read the provisions here: https://www.townoffarragut.org/DocumentCenter/View/5328/Temporary-Sign-Order-3-27-20. The temporary policy ends on April 27. For a list of Farragut businesses that are currently open, please visit farragutbusiness.com/covid.html.

The Tennessee Supreme Court has suspended all in-person court proceedings through April 30. When Farragut Municipal Court resumes on May 11, anyone exhibiting symptoms consistent with those known to be associated with the COVID-19 virus may be prevented from entering the courtroom or may be asked to leave the courtroom. Anyone cited to court, appearing as a witness, or desiring to attend any sessions of the Town of Farragut Municipal Court in person for any reason that has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus should contact the Court Clerk at 865-218-3363 or at jhatmaker@townoffarragut.org and make that fact known before appearing in court.

All volunteer committee meetings through April 7 have been cancelled. The Farragut Museum is closed until further notice. Those who have rented pavilions, athletic fields and community center facilities can cancel reservations and receive a full refund through April 15. Two Farragut events, the Health and Wellness Fair and Farragut Book Fest for Children, have been postponed.

Updated information about Town Hall and community center activities is also available at farragutparksandrec.org.

To learn more about the local situation regarding COVID-19 and how to protect yourself, please see the following websites:

Centers for Disease Control: cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
Tennessee Department of Health: tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov.html
Knox County Health Department: knoxcounty.org/health/coronavirus/

For more information, contact PR & Marketing Coordinator Wendy Smith at 218-3371 or wsmith@townoffarragut.org or Parks & Recreation Director Sue Stuhl at 218-3374 or sstuhl@townoffarragut.org.

Prior Updates

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March 23, 2020 3:34 PM

In an effort to reduce community exposure to the COVID-19 virus, Farragut Town Hall and Community Center will close to the public at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 23, until further notice. Staff will continue to report to work and provide services to the community. The Knox County Clerk and Trustee office located at Town Hall is also closed. The Town’s permitting process will continue online.

As of Tuesday, March 24, Farragut parks are open for passive use only. All park playgrounds, restrooms and athletic fields are closed. Please practice social distancing on greenways and trails.

The Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 26, and all volunteer committee meetings through April 7, have been cancelled.

Two Farragut events, the Health and Wellness Fair and Farragut Book Fest for Children, have been postponed, and the Farragut Museum is closed through March. Those who have rented pavilions, athletic fields and community center facilities can cancel reservations and receive a full refund through April 15.

Updated information about Town Hall and community center activities is also available at farragutparksandrec.org.

To learn more about the local situation regarding COVID-19 and how to protect yourself, please see the following websites:

Centers for Disease Control: cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
Tennessee Department of Health: tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov.html
Knox County Health Department: knoxcounty.org/health/coronavirus/

For more information, contact PR & Marketing Coordinator Wendy Smith at 218-3371 or wsmith@townoffarragut.org or Parks & Recreation Director Sue Stuhl at 218-3374 or sstuhl@townoffarragut.org.

March 20, 2020 3:42 PM

In an effort to reduce community exposure to the COVID-19 virus, Farragut Town Hall and Community Center will close to the public at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 23, until further notice. Staff will continue to report to work and provide services to the community. The Knox County Clerk and Trustee office located at Town Hall is scheduled to close on Monday, March 23.

The Town’s permitting process will continue online.

The Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 26, and all volunteer committee meetings through Friday, April 3, have been cancelled.

Farragut athletic field rentals have been suspended through Friday, April 3. Farragut parks and park restrooms are currently open.

Two Farragut events, the Health and Wellness Fair and Farragut Book Fest for Children, have been postponed, and the Farragut Museum is closed through March. Those who have rented pavilions, athletic fields and community center facilities can cancel reservations and receive a full refund through April 15.

Updated information about Town Hall and community center activities is also available at farragutparksandrec.org.

To learn more about the local situation regarding COVID-19 and how to protect yourself, please see the following websites:

Centers for Disease Control: cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
Tennessee Department of Health: tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov.html
Knox County Health Department: knoxcounty.org/health/coronavirus/

For more information, contact PR & Marketing Coordinator Wendy Smith at 218-3371 or wsmith@townoffarragut.org or Parks & Recreation Director Sue Stuhl at 218-3374 or sstuhl@townoffarragut.org.